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Forum: projects & restorations Yesterday, 11:59 PM
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Posted By cosbySweater
Om606 is in. Need to finish the mounts. Holy ****...

Om606 is in. Need to finish the mounts. Holy **** this thing is massive once you get it in the engine bay. Had to convert back to a front sump and hack the rad support out of the car. It was a bit of...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-06-2021, 10:35 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,690
Posted By cosbySweater
got the engine and trans on a pallet ready to go....

got the engine and trans on a pallet ready to go. i got everything i need for the fuel system. im going to try the stock 240 radiator for now i spent the last day doing a bolt check on my suspension...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-30-2021, 09:17 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 11,711
Posted By cosbySweater
Whatever 7/9 series have in them. I just used 940...

Whatever 7/9 series have in them. I just used 940 struts. The top you have to space out where it bolts to the perch but that gives you the option to bump it up another 10mm or so if you run the...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-30-2021, 08:23 PM
Replies: 102
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Posted By cosbySweater
22mm longer

22mm longer
Forum: projects & restorations 03-16-2021, 11:12 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,690
Posted By cosbySweater
heres some update pictures of what ive done. ...

heres some update pictures of what ive done.

this is the throttle cable and tps setup. the adapter is pretty pricy. the of gear trans controller can use the benz tps so i figured it was the...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-15-2021, 07:05 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,690
Posted By cosbySweater
Here's the simple throttle cable and tps cable...

Here's the simple throttle cable and tps cable setup I made. Just using a bunch of old ratchet shifter brackets. I got 2 generic throttle cables on Amazon and drilled and tapped the ends for the...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-15-2021, 03:23 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,690
Posted By cosbySweater
Thanks man! Your builds are always exciting to...

Thanks man! Your builds are always exciting to follow as well! I'm definitely excited to see how it turns out. But in all honestly if I didn't get these engines for dirt cheap I wouldn't have done...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-08-2021, 10:08 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,690
Posted By cosbySweater
Om606 turbo is like 170ish hp and 240ish tq. The...

Om606 turbo is like 170ish hp and 240ish tq. The n/a is much less and has super weak internals
Forum: projects & restorations 03-08-2021, 09:00 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,690
Posted By cosbySweater
Went to pick and pull this weekend and grabbed a...

Went to pick and pull this weekend and grabbed a n/a om606. Mostly grabbed it to use as a mockup and parts. It was seized solid but not too worried about it! Snagged the bell housing and converter as...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-05-2021, 07:48 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 11,711
Posted By cosbySweater
I would imagine for every inch you extend it...

I would imagine for every inch you extend it you'd wanna lengthen the control arms the same amount. I could be totally wrong but as of right now with my tube extended 2 inches and control arms...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-05-2021, 03:53 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 11,711
Posted By cosbySweater
Camber is gonna be mad jacked yo

Camber is gonna be mad jacked yo
Forum: projects & restorations 02-26-2021, 05:19 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,690
Posted By cosbySweater
thanks for all the compliments guys! once my...

thanks for all the compliments guys! once my trans controller comes in i will yank the b23 and aw out and start messing with the mounts. im going to use as much of the old 300td as i can, going to...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-26-2021, 12:50 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,690
Posted By cosbySweater
haha i wish i was that crazy but not for this...

haha i wish i was that crazy but not for this one. im going to be sticking with a stock turbo for the time being. need to get a spare engine before i get to crazy with this one!

updated the...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-25-2021, 12:11 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,690
Posted By cosbySweater
Going to update with some more pictures on the...

Going to update with some more pictures on the assembly but here it is running in it's all mechanical goodness shot with a potato

https://youtu.be/67u9ZEzajgE
Forum: projects & restorations 02-19-2021, 10:39 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 88,149
Posted By cosbySweater
I have heard only story's of this thread. 10/10...

I have heard only story's of this thread. 10/10 would read again
Forum: projects & restorations 02-15-2021, 03:13 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,690
Posted By cosbySweater
26 headbolts. These things are very very well...

26 headbolts. These things are very very well built. Like most mercedes things :)
Forum: projects & restorations 02-14-2021, 02:51 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,690
Posted By cosbySweater
Got the bottom end together. For one main bearing...

Got the bottom end together. For one main bearing that was a little knicked up so I replaced them.

https://i.imgur.com/l3c3A8A.jpg?1

https://i.imgur.com/LoG0cyN.jpg
...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-12-2021, 02:25 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,690
Posted By cosbySweater
Probably easier considering the steering rack...

Probably easier considering the steering rack location
Forum: projects & restorations 02-12-2021, 12:25 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,690
Posted By cosbySweater
front sump fits with a notch on the back of it,...

front sump fits with a notch on the back of it, you can get the pan off a is300 and its a little easier to work with, may not even need as much of a notch. its not worth spending the money on a mid...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-12-2021, 09:41 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 66,789
Posted By cosbySweater
Brand new t5s suck as well. Haha

Brand new t5s suck as well. Haha
Forum: performance & modifications 02-12-2021, 01:19 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 66,789
Posted By cosbySweater
Sounds like you t5 guys should start looking into...

Sounds like you t5 guys should start looking into another transmission solution tbh
Forum: projects & restorations 02-11-2021, 12:30 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,690
Posted By cosbySweater
its not to bad really, its a bigger 3 person...

its not to bad really, its a bigger 3 person tepui and with two people it takes maybe about 5 minutes to open and maybe about 10ish to close

https://i.imgur.com/cS2p6AI.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 02-10-2021, 11:56 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 11,711
Posted By cosbySweater
Yea you don't have to cut anything. Build it...

Yea you don't have to cut anything. Build it around a unmodified body just incase you hate it and have a change of heart
Forum: projects & restorations 02-10-2021, 11:03 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,690
Posted By cosbySweater
Haha yea you're right about that! Right now it's...

Haha yea you're right about that! Right now it's so fun to drive. I need to do a lsd of some sort and really rip it before I do the swap. This thing is such a turd with the lift, tires, and tent haha
Forum: projects & restorations 02-10-2021, 10:48 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,690
Posted By cosbySweater
Just basically mpgs and stockish power. It's just...

Just basically mpgs and stockish power. It's just for camping trips and mild offroading. There is one om606 240 that I have seen, it's on youtube. The 606 is a fantastic engine and I look forward to...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-10-2021, 09:38 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,690
Posted By cosbySweater
Haha that's amazing! I'm going to get the power...

Haha that's amazing! I'm going to get the power train sorted and maybe I'll do a similar setup probably a bit milder. Looks amazing man! Sorry to see you got hit, I hope everything works out for you.
Forum: projects & restorations 02-10-2021, 08:26 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,690
Posted By cosbySweater
I wanted to do it on the cheap at first. I had...

I wanted to do it on the cheap at first. I had the bushings already. But that is in the future for sure
Forum: projects & restorations 02-10-2021, 07:32 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,690
Posted By cosbySweater
The stock tab was amazingly in one piece so I...

The stock tab was amazingly in one piece so I used powerflex poly inserts for now before I decide what I'm going to do with those bushings but as of now it feels good
Forum: projects & restorations 02-10-2021, 04:54 PM
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Views: 6,690
Posted By cosbySweater
ooops

ooops
Forum: projects & restorations 02-10-2021, 04:34 PM
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Views: 6,690
Posted By cosbySweater
oops

oops
Forum: projects & restorations 02-10-2021, 02:41 PM
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Views: 6,690
Posted By cosbySweater
rsvd...

rsvd...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-10-2021, 02:41 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,690
Posted By cosbySweater
Suspension So for the suspension, i did all...

Suspension

So for the suspension, i did all that work first. i wanted to make sure i liked the lifted volvo deal before i did anything else.

https://i.imgur.com/zLZFx07.jpg

I ripped all the...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-10-2021, 02:41 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,690
Posted By cosbySweater
Engine\Trans So for the engine and...

Engine\Trans

So for the engine and transmission I had a little bit of a change of heart, initially I pulled a 2jzge from a wrecked gs300, the engine was in really nice shape, i went through the...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-10-2021, 02:40 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,690
Posted By cosbySweater
rsvd

rsvd
Forum: projects & restorations 02-10-2021, 02:40 PM
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Views: 6,690
Posted By cosbySweater
Cosbysweater's '84 245 Lifted Diesel Wagon

Well here we go again with another build thread...... I recently sold my turbo ls powered 244 to get a early wagon. I talked to my friends at sts machining and they had one. Ive always been a huge...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-05-2021, 07:45 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,421
Posted By cosbySweater
http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=886...

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=88662&page=12
Forum: showroom 02-04-2021, 10:04 AM
Replies: 2,793
Views: 1,352,426
Posted By cosbySweater
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Forum: projects & restorations 02-02-2021, 04:44 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 34,884
Posted By cosbySweater
Following. I'm rebuilding a 606 right now for a...

Following. I'm rebuilding a 606 right now for a project
Forum: performance & modifications 02-01-2021, 02:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,602
Posted By cosbySweater
Quantum? You mean the guys that sell knock off...

Quantum? You mean the guys that sell knock off fuel pumps that sound like cement mixers? Looks like your on the right track!

Imo return them and spend the money with a reputable vendor.your...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-20-2021, 11:02 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,995
Posted By cosbySweater
I have at this point lowered and lifted 240s and...

I have at this point lowered and lifted 240s and suspension adjustability is a must to get everything right in the back. Also you are able to put the wheels right where you need the for looks too if...
Forum: showroom 01-11-2021, 10:16 AM
Replies: 2,793
Views: 1,352,426
Posted By cosbySweater
https://i.imgur.com/gIUhZky.jpg?1 I think I...

https://i.imgur.com/gIUhZky.jpg?1

I think I already posted this here, if not here it is! Also it's for sale
Forum: projects & restorations 12-24-2020, 03:58 PM
Replies: 605
Views: 327,824
Posted By cosbySweater
Workin on it. I'll start another build thread...

Workin on it. I'll start another build thread eventually
Forum: projects & restorations 11-18-2020, 05:22 PM
Replies: 605
Views: 327,824
Posted By cosbySweater
244 is gone! It was fun, but it was also time to...

244 is gone! It was fun, but it was also time to move on.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-17-2020, 02:43 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,243
Posted By cosbySweater
http://www.forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t...

http://www.forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=357576
Forum: showroom 11-07-2020, 12:41 AM
Replies: 2,793
Views: 1,352,426
Posted By cosbySweater
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Forum: performance & modifications 10-13-2020, 06:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,886
Posted By cosbySweater
I have used those and both models when I used...

I have used those and both models when I used them had a massive pressure drop across them
Forum: performance & modifications 10-13-2020, 05:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,663
Posted By cosbySweater
What thickness is the plate?? Thanks for the...

What thickness is the plate?? Thanks for the thread!
Forum: performance & modifications 10-13-2020, 03:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,886
Posted By cosbySweater
Trans oil cooler pressure is much lower then...

Trans oil cooler pressure is much lower then engine oil cooler pressure as well. That's something to also consider
Forum: projects & restorations 10-04-2020, 01:30 AM
Replies: 605
Views: 327,824
Posted By cosbySweater
Yea they probably could. And the shell will be...

Yea they probably could. And the shell will be around for a short while unless someone offers me a good amount for the car complete. We will see what happens and what kind of room I have for...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-03-2020, 06:49 PM
Replies: 605
Views: 327,824
Posted By cosbySweater
Don't know just yet I'm going to do all the...

Don't know just yet I'm going to do all the suspension and interiorbstuff on the wagon first before I decide on the powerplant
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